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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - Before anything else.

Usage examples (36)
  • So, firstly, is anyone else experiencing this in other parts of the world, and if so what do you think its down to?
  • Two questions spring to mind in this context: firstly, is the effect of these spells of unpopularity iterative, or cumulative?
  • So then, when they came inside the house they asked me my name firstly, and then I told them my name and then they said I'm the right person whom they are looking for.
  • I have to say firstly, is there any reason why each officer should not, as soon as possible after the incident, and BEFORE any debrief, prepare his/her initial statement? for more
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